Erin Johnston

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A-ha Brings Back 'Take On Me' in a Whole New Way
a year ago
Here's what you know: A-ha's "Take on Me" is one of the most iconic and well-known songs of all time. Or, if you don't want to go that far, it's at least one of the biggest smash hits of the '80s new ...
Why You Should Buy Physical Copies of Music
2 years ago
You probably listen to music, and you probably use Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora, YouTube, Soundcloud, or something similar to do it. The internet was a HUGE deal for music, with the creation of iTune...
Aly & AJ: Don't Call It a Comeback
2 years ago
For any American kid who grew up in the early 2000s, the name Aly & AJ is sure to ring a bell. The two sisters were a musical duo with their own Disney Channel Original Movie, roles in shows like Phil...
Africa by Toto: the Song That Will Never Die
2 years ago
Over time, the 1980s have become not just a decade of time, but a genre of music. Likely, when you hear the phrase "80s music," you can almost immediately hear a variety of songs playing in the back o...
Walk the Moon: Beyond "Shut Up and Dance"
2 years ago
At this point, everyone recognizes the guitar riff preceding the familiar lyrics, "Oh, don't you dare look back..." Walk the Moon's "Shut Up and Dance" was released in late 2014 and became a smash hit...
COIN: Your New Favorite Band
2 years ago
Initially formed in 2012, the band Coin (often stylized COIN) has grown to release 2 full albums and several singles. Since the release of their latest LP, the group has been selling out shows in medi...